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Honest Mamas Podcast

Supporting women emotionally & spiritually on the motherhood journey.
Three psychotherapists, moms, and friends share stories & interviews about pregnancy, fertility, parenting, motherhood and much more. The Honest Mama founders are Sophie Darch McEntee, LMFT, Melissa Divaris Thompson, LMFT and Claire R. Colaço, LMFT.

Podcast produced by Pete Bailey.

Nov 7, 2017

Welcome to episode eleven of the Honest Mamas Podcast! Today we speak to we speak to an anonymous mama about her experience of losing herself after having children.

What you’ll hear in this episode:

  • Her experience into motherhood and how that shaped losing herself
  • The person she was before having children
  • The thoughts, feelings and mental state she was in through this process
  • Learning to take time for yourself
  • How important mindfulness practices can be to help with this issue
  • Knowing that it’s ok to sometimes put your needs first
  • The distance that can be created between you and your partner through losing yourself
  • Taking on board your life experiences to enrich your own identity in the present